MedConnect Together Towards Tomorrow event

Event Details

Start Date
Wed, 26 Feb 09:00
End Date
Tue, 26 Nov 16:00
Location
Ramside Hall Hotel, The Ballroom, Carrville, Durham DH1 1TD
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The aim of the event is to showcase the support available through MedConnect North to SMEs and NHS/​Academic staff facilitating successful collaboration for medical technology research development, and learn about success stories

The day will provide excellent networking opportunities connecting SMEs that design medical technologies, with NHS, to enable the development of these technologies through clinical research and evidence generation.

Agenda

9am

Arrival, registration and networking

10am

Welcome and introduction to MedConnect North, Professor Sam Eldabe

Funding Innovation Development, Peter Sargent, NOCRI

Innovation in Practice, Professor Amar Rangan and Kurt Scott (IBEX)

The CRN landscape, Dr Ashraf Azzabi

Refreshment break and networking

NICE HealthTech Connect, Dr Teik Goh

Company perspective, speaker TBC

Talk-ins

1pm

Lunch and networking

Talk-ins

Driving the spread and adoption of new technologies, speaker TBC

Clinical investigations and requirements for clinical evaluation, MHRA

How Innovation helped me, Patient

3.30pm

Closing Remarks, Professor Sam Eldabe

9.30am – Arrival, registration and networking

10am – Welcome and introduction to MedConnect North, Professor Sam Eldabe (MedConnect North)

How to fund Innovation Development, Peter Sargent (NOCRI)

Innovation in Practice, Professor Amar Rangan and Kurt Scott (IBEX)

The Clinical Research Network landscape, Dr Ashraf Azzabi (MedConnect North)

AHSN Innovation and Adoption, Russ Watkins (AHSN NENC)

11.45am – Refreshment break and networking

NICE MTAC and HealthTech Connect, Dr Teik Goh (NICE Medical Technology Advisory Committee member)

Medical Device Regulations, product approval in the EU, Dr Bassil Akra (TÜV SÜD Product Service GmbH)

1pm – Lunch and networking

Talk-ins

  1. Dr Bassil Akra (ÜV SÜD Product Service GmbH)
  2. Regional Research Alliances – Jane Greenaway (DTVRA)

Getting right first time HRA HCRW approval process, speaker TBC (HRA)

Driving the spread and adoption of new technologies (NHSE)

Clinical investigations and requirements for clinical evaluation, speaker TBC (MHRA)

How innovation helped me, Lindsay Howard (Patient)

4pm – Closing Remarks, Professor Sam Eldabe